JUNIOR (2009-10) Indoor: Finished third in the triple jump at the C-USA Championships, setting a personal best at 15.27m/50-1.25... Placed sixth in the long jump at the C-USA Championships... Placed in the top six in all six events he competed in. Highest finish was at the New Balance Invitational where he finished in second place in the long jump.
Outdoor: Earned two fifth place finishes at the C-USA Championship, in the 110m hurdles and triple jump... Set personal best in the long jump at C-USA Championships to finish in 10th place... NCAA Regional qualifier in the triple jump... Set personal best in the triple jump at the Victor Lopez Invitational with 15.19m/49-10 leap to finish as the runner up... Finished in the top six seven times out of 11 events.
SOPHOMORE (2008-09) Indoor: Set a personal record of 7.37m (24-02.25) in the long jump at the Texas A&M Early Opener, finishing fourth ... Placed sixth in the long jump at the Leonard Hilton Memorial with a mark of 6.94m (22-09.25) ... Finished seventh in the long jump with a distance of 6.97m (22-10.5) at the New Mexico Cherry & Silver Invitational. Outdoor: Redshirted.
FRESHMAN (2007-08) Indoor: Posted a time of 8.14 in the 60m hurdles at the Razorback Invitational ... Set a personal best in the triple jump with a leap of 14.86m (48-09) at the Arkansas Last Chance Meet ... Finished third in the triple jump with a leap of 14.84m (48-08.25) at the C-USA Indoor Championships ... Also finished fourth in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.33. Outdoor: Finished fourth in the triple jump with a leap of 14.88m (48-10.00) at the LSU Tiger Relays ... Also took fifth in the high jump, clearing 1.95m (6-04.75) ... Won the triple jump competition at the UTEP Invitational with a season best leap of 14.92m (48-11.50) ... Finished fourth in the long jump at the UTEP Invitational ... Took second in the triple jump at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational ... Finished third at the C-USA Outdoor Championships in the long jump with a season best mark of 7.12m (23-04.50) ... Also took sixth in the high jump.
HIGH SCHOOL State champion in the high jump and runner-up in the triple jump and 110m hurdles ... State bronze medalist in the 300m hurdles ... Also a member of the football and basketball teams ... Named an All-Area, All-District and Tri-County Offensive Player of the Year ... Member of the honor roll and earned an English and math student of the year award ... Finished second in the triple jump after clearing 49-06.75, second in the 110m hurdles with a time of 14.32 and was third in the 300m hurdles with a time of 38.37 at the 2007 state meet ... 2007 State Champion in the high jump after clearing 6-08 ... Holds a personal best of 23-02 in the long jump and finished first in the triple jump at the 2006 Great Southwest Classic.
PERSONAL Born Dec. 22, 1988 in Wharton, Texas ... Son of Datron and Thomas Lang Jr. ... Also recruited by Texas, TCU and Sam Houston State ... Cousin, Eric Dickerson, played football at SMU and cousin, Jarvse, played football at New Mexico State Military ... Hobbies include playing basketball.